DOVER-FOXCROFT
SING-A-LONG PROGRAM: The Dover-Foxcroft United Methodist Church will be hosting a Sing-a-long program led by Lew Dow and the YesterYear music makers featuring great old songs from the movies and radio, on Saturday, May 30th at 7 PM. Refreshments will be served. Donations are welcome. The Dover-Foxcroft United Methodist Church is located on 156 East Main Street. For more information contact 207-876-8013 or email lld@myfairpoint.net.
MONTHLY BOARD MEETING: The Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District’s Board of Supervisors will hold their monthly meeting at 6 PM on Monday, June 8th at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Service Center located at 42 Engdahl Drive. The public is welcome to get involved in conservation efforts by participating in meetings, volunteering and/or serving on the district board. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. If you need an accommodation, please notify Joanna Tarrazi at the District office by Monday, June 1st. For more information contact the district office at 564 - 2321, extension 3 or email info@piscataquisswcd.org.
SANGERVILLE
PLANT SALE: The Sangerville Historical Society will be holding their annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 30th from 8 AM to 1 PM at the Sangerville Town Hall located on 1 Town Hall Avenue. Coffee and donuts will be available.
PRE-REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP: The Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District (PCSWCD) in partnership with the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) will be holding an Orcharding 101 Workshop on Saturday, June 13th from 10 AM to 2:30 PM. Pre-Registration is required. To register, contact 564-2321 ext. 3 or email info@piscataquisswcd.org. The workshop will be held at the Mossflower Farm on 782 North Dexter Road.
PLYMOUTH
PLYMOUTH DAY: On Saturday, June 13th Plymouth Day will return. The celebration begins with a pancake breakfast at 7:30 AM at the Plymouth Fire Station located on 39 Lower Detroit Road followed by a parade through town. There will be children’s games, Touch-A-Truck, and Plymouth Fire Department’s annual Open House. Lunch will be available followed by a Fireman’s Muster. Afterward a dinner and then a street dance to end the evening. Several local agencies have been invited from the Maine Warden Service to the Maine Forest Rangers. For more information go to www.plymouthday.weebly.com.
UNITY
THRIFT SHOP HOURS: The Good Steward Thrift Shop is open every Saturday from 9 am to 3 pm. The shop is located on Depot Street next to the Unity Union Church.
CORINNA
COUNTRY WESTERN JAM SESSION: The American Legion Hall, located on 47 Maple Street, will be holding a Country Western Jam Session on Friday, June 5th from 6 to 9 PM. The session is open to the public and all musicians are welcome to attend. There will be a 50/50 drawing and a door prize. Refreshments will also be served. Proceeds to benefit the homeless veterans.
DEXTER
FUNDRAISER FOR KRYSTAL AHERN: The Dexter Fire Department and Auxiliary are working together to hold a benefit supper and silent auction on Saturday, June 13th from 5 to 7?PM at the Dexter Fire Department on 79 Church Street in Dexter. The menu will include baked beans, hot dogs, and coleslaw.
Krystal Ahern is a 31 year old married mother of four, Cub Master, and Dexter Fire Department Auxiliary Member who was diagnosed with Mass Cell Activation Disease, a very rare and life threatening illness. All proceeds from the supper and auction will help pay for her to see a specialist in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Donations may be sent to the Bangor Savings Bank, Ahern Life Flight Account, P.O. Box 308, Dexter, ME 04930.
BENEFIT YARD SALE: The First Baptist Church of Dexter located on 5 Main Street will be holding a yard sale on Friday, May 29th and Saturday, May 30th from 8 AM to 2 PM rain or shine. Children’s clothes, household items, books, small furniture, and assorted items will be available. Proceeds to benefit His Light for Haiti Mission.
BOTTLE DRIVE: The North Country?Riding Club (NCRC) will be holding a Bottle Drive on Saturday, May 30th at 9 AM. The NCRC will be going door to door to collect bottles or schedule a pick up of bottles from your home. Donate bottles at the Dexter Redemption Center located on 110 Church Street. The proceeds will go towards the Extension and Refurbishing Riding Ring Project. For questions or donations contact Dody Boeglin at 416-7180, Linda Lovejoy at 717-5195, Amanda Sherburne at 277-5029, Donna Lisenby at 341-1263, or Terri Blake at 416-7068.
ABBOT
SUMMER AUCTION: The JD Foundation will be holding their 3rd Annual Summer Auction Sunday, June 27th at 3 PM. Senator Paul Davis will be the auctioneer for the third year in a row. Up for bid will be a week long getaway in Arcadia and Orland, one to three nights at Maynard’s in Rockwood, Millinocket, and Rangely, furniture, antiques, household items, gift certificates from restaurants, shopping centers, and more. The auction will be held at the JD Foundation Headquarters on 107 Main Road. Proceeds from the auction will go towards programs for suicide prevention.
GARDNERS ROUND TABLE MEETING: On Wednesday, May 27th there will be a gardners round table meeting at 7 PM at the Hartland Public Library located on 16 Mill Street. The meeting will be open to individuals in the Sebasticook Valley or greater Hartland areas. The intent of the program is to share gardening experiences, both successes and failures or simply to learn how to be a better gardener. Participants are welcome to bring extra seeds or seedlings to swap or share. For questions or to RSVP contact Brenda Seekings at 938-4248, Barbara Day at 938-3565 or email brendaseekins@gmail.com.
BLUEGRASS-STYLE GOSPEL: The Hartland First Baptist Church will be hosting bluegrass-style gospel band, Damascus Road on Sunday, May 31st at 6 PM. The church is located on 22 Elm Street. For more information contact 938-3429.
NEWPORT
FREE PUBLIC LUNCHEON: The Peoples United Methodist Church will be holding a free public luncheon on Saturday, May 30th from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. The menu will include soups, biscuits, sandwiches, casseroles, and dessert. The public is welcome to attend for fellowship and music. The church is located on 131 Main Street.
PITTSFIELD
MYSTERY DINNER THEATRE COMEDY: Hope Revived Ministries will be holding an Annual Mystery Dinner Theatre Comedy, Murder, Mayhem, and Marshmallow Salad, on Friday, June 12th and Saturday, June 13th from 6 to 8 PM. Tickets are now available and priced at $25 each or 2 for $40. RSVP by Friday, May 29th. The play will be located at Deeper Life Assembly on 97 Higgins Road. For more information, tickets, or to RSVP contact Dorothy at Hope Revived Ministries at 207-416-3363.